President's Message

    President's Message

    Spring 2017
    Blog: President's Message | Posted By: Clair Fuller | Released: May 8, 2017, 8:45 am

    A few months ago, one of my daughters, my sister and ‎I traveled to South Africa. Our guides were determined that we see the "big five"-lion, elephant, rhinoceros, water buffalo and leopard-which is the goal of every safari. The "big five" are very respected by locals, and thus appropriately named,

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    President's Message

    Winter 2017
    Blog: President's Message | Posted By: Leslie Richards-Yellen | Released: February 1, 2017, 2:23 pm

    2017 is a brand new year, bright with possibility. Each New Year provides a perfect backdrop for self-reflection.

    A few years ago during NAWL’s Annual Meeting, a panel I participated in created a pledge. The pledge was inspired by a desire to transform the panelists’ material from inert bullet poin

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    NAWL News

    Fall 2016
    Blog: President's Message | Posted By: Leslie Richards-Yellen | Released: November 30, 2016, 2:28 pm

    As NAWL President, I’m delighted – and extremely proud – that after 117 years, this wonderful organization of ours is more vital than ever – more committed than ever to advancing all women in the legal profession. Strongly woven into the very fiber of our organization is the tradition of women stand

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    President's Message

    Summer 2016
    Blog: President's Message | Posted By: Leslie Richards-Yellen | Released: August 18, 2016, 9:20 am

    I am delighted and proud to be the incoming President of this wonderful organization of ours! After 117 years, the National Association of Women Lawyers is more committed than ever to advancing women in the legal profession. 

    Beginning in the era of the suffragettes, NAWL has been an impactful orga

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    Spring 2016
    Blog: President's Message | Posted By: Marsha L. Anastasia | Released: April 28, 2016, 5:59 am

    When I learned of Justice Antonin Scalia’s passing, I knew that NAWL had important work ahead.  We quickly convened our NAWL Supreme Court Committee to begin the critical work of vetting President Obama’s nominee Judge Merrick Garland.  Our Committee was co-chaired by two amazing leaders, JoAnne Epp

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    President's Message

    Quarterly Message from NAWL's President

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